Le Grand Noir - Pinot Noir

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Le Grand Noir - Pinot Noir
Le Grand Noir - Pinot Noir
Le Grand Noir - Pinot Noir
Le Grand Noir - Pinot Noir
13.00

Le Grand Noir Pinot Noir, France

  • THE ADDITION OF A SMALL AMOUNT OF GRENACHE ADDS EXTRA SPICE AND FRESHNESS
  • Great with food or by itself.
  • NEW WAVE FRENCH WINE, COMBINING FRENCH REGIONAL CHARACTER WITH NEW WORLD ACCESSIBILITY
  • FROM ONE OF THE OLDEST WINE REGIONS IN FRANCE (THE ROMANS MADE WINE HERE)

Pinot Noir

grape variety 85% Pinot Noir, 15% Grenache
Appellation IGP Pays d'Oc
Region Minervois, Languedoc Roussillon
Oak Maturation A small proportion, 10%, is matured in oak barrels
Cellaring potential 3 years
Alcohol 12.5%
Acidity 2.9 g/l
PH 3.68
Residual sugar 3 g/l
Climate Mediterranean
Altitude A wide range of altitudes, from 200 - 400m
Exposition & Soil Clay and limestone terraces
Vine Age 10 years
density 4 000 vines/ha
yield Low - 80hl/ha
Harvest Mechanical harvesting at night to maintain freshness